Special Issue: Halal Sphere — Where Diversity and Inclusivity Meet

Malaysia is set to become a global leader in Halal industry. In line with the progressive and widespread growth of the international Halal market, HH Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Mohammad Aizat Jamaludin introducing JHIS Special Issue: Halal Sphere — Where Diversity and Inclusivity Meet. The Guest Editors for this Special Issue will be Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rosnah Shamsudin (leader) and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nitty Hirawaty Kamarulzaman. We welcome all authors, researchers and academicians to submit manuscripts to our Special Issue of Journal of Halal Industry and Services (JHIS).


This special issue publishes rigorously peer-reviewed research across complete range of Halal Industry ecosystem and services from Global Halal Sphere Conference 2019. This journal is enthusiastic to the advancement and dissemination of Halal knowledge in the area of Halal foods, Pharmaceuticals & Personal care products, Halal Services, Halal Business, Marketing & Industry, Shariah, Environment & Green Technology, Halal Law, Regulations & Standards, Halal Education, Halal Authentication & Sensors, Shariah, Fiqh & Islamic Jurisprudence, and Halal Communication.


The theme and scopes for this Special Issue will be following the theme and scopes for Global Halal Sphere Conference 2019, which is: “Halal Sphere: Where Diversity and Inclusivity Meet”

The scope and sub-themes of this Special Issue are as follows, yet are not limited to:

1.Halal Food, Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Products (HOPPER – Halal Food Pharmaceutical and Personal care products);

  • Halal Ingredients
  • Halal Additives
  • Animal Feed
  • Halal Slaughter
  • Packaging
  • Food processing
  • Halal Science
  • Food Science and Technology

2. Halal Services (HASE-Halal Services);

  • Muslim Friendly Tourism & Hospitality
  • Halal Logistics
  • Islamic Finance

3. Halal Business, Marketing and Industry (HUMID-Halal Business Marketing Industry);

  • Halal Supply Chain
  • Halal Integrity
  • Retailing
  • Halal Warehousing
  • Halal Business Ethics
  • Consumers Behaviour
  • Halal Economies
  • Halal Branding
  • Halal Marketing

4. Environment and Green Technology (EGRET – Environment Green Technology);

  • Islamic Design
  • Islamic Architecture
  • Islamic City Planning
  • Islamic Garden
  • Islamic Built Environment
  • Islamic and Halal Product Development
  • Islamic Culture and Heritage
  • Islamic Fashion and Fabric
  • Islamic Conservation and Refurbishment
  • Green Building
  • Green Technology
  • Green Design
  • Islamic and Green Processing Technology

5. Halal Law, Regulations and Standards (HALEST – Halal Law Regulations Standards);

  • Halal Law and Regulations
  • Halal Standards
  • Halal Certification
  • Halal Policy
  • Halal Audit
  • Halal Quality Assurance/Halal Management System
  • Halal Governance

6. Halal Education (HEAT – Halal Education);

  • Halal Training
  • Halal Curriculum

7. Halal Authentication and Sensors (HANSEN – Halal and Sensor)

8. Shariah, Fiqh and Islamic Jurisprudence (SFAIN – Shariah, Fiqh and Islamic jurisprudence)

9. Halal Communication (HAC – Halal Communication);


All manuscripts will be screened under a high standard protocol via a double-blind peer review. Each manuscript will be reviewed by at least 2 qualified reviewers from either Editorial Board or Guest Editor expert based on the manuscript content. However, the final decision will be made by Editor-in-Chief.


Noteworthy, manuscript management adheres to “Code of Conduct for Journal Editors and Code of Conduct for Publishers” and Best Practise as stipulated by Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) to prevent misconduct of research papers.


Submission can be made under “Online Submission” tab on the journal home page until 30th November 2019. You may also click HERE to submit the articles.


Please be informed that you are required to register yourself in order to submit the article under your author’s profile.